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What Is the Story on Calcium Supplements?

Studies suggest that calcium supplements don't prevent osteoporosis and broken bones, and may even have troubling side effects.

Terry Graedon - September 5, 2019

What Are the Pros and Cons of Drinking?

Terry Graedon - August 29, 2019

How Well Does Vitamin D Help Fight Osteoporosis?

Joe Graedon - April 11, 2019

FDA Approves Evenity to Build Bone Against Osteoporosis

Terry Graedon - March 14, 2019

Are Dog-Walkers at Risk for Broken Bones?

Terry Graedon - January 10, 2019

Are Older People More Likely to Fall on Antidepressants?

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Terry Graedon - January 3, 2019

Will Long Term Exercise Help You Avoid a Fall?

An older person who keeps exercising diligently is more likely to avoid a fall. Regular exercise has other benefits as well.

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Terry Graedon - October 8, 2018

Will You Get Osteoporosis If You Take Omeprazole?

People who take omeprazole or a similar PPI for acid reflux are susceptible to a range of side effects, including weakened bones.